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Disaster Information

2018.07.10
Effect of the heavy rain hit in western Japan

Due to the heavy rain hit in western Japan, Kyoto, Hyogo, Tottori, Okayama, Hiroshima, Fukuoka, Saga and Nagasak, railways in some area are still delay or out of service. Official information can be found on the following websites.

2018.06.20
Effect of Northern Osaka Earthquake happened on 18th June

On June 18th, 2018 at 7:58 am JST, the earthquake occurred in the northern Osaka. According to Japan Meteorological Agency, there has been no trigger a tsunami.
After 2 days of the earthquake, railways are back to a normal.
Official information can be found on the following websites.

<Japan National Tourism Board>

https://www.japan.travel/en/news/2018-7-20-recovery-updates-in-western-japan/

<OSAKA CONVENTION & TOURISM BUREAU>

https://osaka-info.jp/en/page/news-earthquake-osaka

<Airport>

Kansai International Airport
Osaka International Airport
Kobe Airport

<Transportation>

From Tokyo to Kansai
JR-CENTRAL (Shinkansen/Bullet train)

From Kansai International Airport to Osaka
JR-WEST
Nankai Electric Railway

Osaka-city Area
Osaka Metro
Kita Osaka Kyuko Line
Osaka Monorail

Osaka-Kyoto Area
JR-WEST
Hankyu Railway
Keihan Railway
Kyoto Municipal Subway

Osaka-Kobe Area
JR-WEST
Hankyu Railway
Hanshin Electric Railway
Kobe Municipal Subway

Osaka-Nara Area
JR-WEST
Kintetsu Railway

Osaka-Wakayama Area
JR-WEST
Nankai Electric Railway

<NHK World News>

https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/

<Application for Disaster Information>

Safety Tips (developed by Japan Tourism Agency)
http://www.mlit.go.jp/kankocho/en/page03_000002.html
It provides disaster information such as weather, earthquake, tsunami, volcanic eruptions in English, Chinese (traditional / simplified), and Korean.